Sheboygan Area Veterans Treatment Court offers vets a second chance

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A veteran addressing a courtroom in Boston
In this Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 photo Edward Cowen, 26, of Boston, a U.S. Marine Corps infantry veteran who did two tours overseas including Iraq and Bahrain, addresses a Veterans Treatment Court, in Dedham, Mass. A growing number of cities are holding special court sessions to help veterans get back on their feet. Steven Senne/ AP Photo

One-third of U.S. military veterans report being arrested at least once in their lives, compared to one-fifth of the general population. We learn how the Sheboygan Area Veterans Treatment Court offers vets a way to get their lives back on track.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Joe Tarr Producer
  • Mackenzie Krumme Producer
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Judge Angela Sutkiewicz Guest
  • Chaplain Rick Cawthon Guest
  • Teddy Henderson Guest